Luisa Podsadny has been a student assistant at the GFF since November 2018. She is responsible for reporting and applications, and previously worked for two years in communications, fundraising, and project management. She is studying law at the Free University of Berlin. She studied Human Rights and Humanitarian Action (M.A.) in Paris, and International Relations (B.A.) in Dresden and Bishkek. Luisa worked as a Robert Bosch Stiftung Lecturer at the German-Kazakh University in Almaty and is involved in a media and cultural project between Europe and Central Asia.